Paulo Mattioli – Hands on Drumming Volume 3

Mar 04 2016

Paulo Mattioli – Hands on Drumming Volume 3

With this series of DVDs, anyone can learn to play hand drums without learning to read music. First, you simply watch the rhythm being played with the Players Eye View Camera, (no transposing left hand for right!) then sing along with the rhythm as it appears on the screen just like the words of a song. Finally you play along as each part is demonstrated slowly and clearly on the drum. Session 3 contains a study guide; fundamental keys to developing rhythm and essential drumming skills; 18 rhythm patterns with signals, two rhythm arrangements of Soli and Liberte; and...

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Bernard Purdie – Groove Master

Mar 01 2016

Bernard Purdie – Groove Master

Bernard Purdie’s funky yet graceful drumming has provided the pulse on hundreds of records. In this video, he offers insights into many of the techniques he employs and grooves he plays. He discusses and demonstrates (along with bassist Koh Shimizh) ghost notes, a ballad in 12/8, the Purdie Shuffle and more. Bernard is an amazing timekeeper, groove master, innovator of supertight explosive funk drumming and more. Purdie can probably get a statue dancing with his freight train groove. I’m not saying this is this is the best drum learning video but it is one of the best and should...

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Learn To Play Guns N Roses

Feb 29 2016

Learn To Play Guns N Roses

In this tutorial, celebrated Guitarist Danny Gill provides a note-by-note guide to five of the band’s biggest hit songs, including some of Slash’s most extended and complex solos. Discover how the old and the new were combined to catapult the LA rockers into superstardom. Gill covers a huge range of techniques and sounds so that you can accurately recreate these modern classics. Danny Gill is a fantastic teacher slowly and clearly breaking down the music so that even the most ham fisted enthusiast could understand and follow. For anyone who wants to own a tuition DVD that will actually...

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Clayton Cameron – Brushworks

Feb 26 2016

Clayton Cameron – Brushworks

The world renowned performer and educator unlocks the secrets of brush playing. In this exceptional DVD, Clayton Cameron brings to life the techniques and concepts presented in his award winning Brushworks. Clear descriptions and demonstrations of all the strokes and techniques are reinforced by showing how those techniques are used in live performance setting with the Clayton Cameron Trio. This instructional DVD would be the thesaurus – a tool that is very useful once you have a basic vocabulary. Like Ed Thigpen’s DVD, this one is instructional. Steve Smith’s and Adam Nussbaum’s DVD is more of an example by...

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Robbie Calvo – The Rhythm Architect

Feb 25 2016

Robbie Calvo – The Rhythm Architect

Robbie Calvo’s Rhythm Architect cracks the code for crafting the ideal rhythm guitar part for any rock, pop, funk, R&B or blues tune. Better yet, Robbie’s syllabus is so accessible and intuitive that you’ll find these lessons easier to absorb than tying your shoes. No tedious theory to muddle through. No chord dictionary to memorize. No boring exercises to work through. You’ll simply play your way through the course putting what you learn to immediate use. You’ll learn how to craft the perfect chord voicing, apply the most appropriate rhythmic pattern, play killer bubble parts or fills, and most...

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Guitar World – How to Play The Jimi Hendrix Experience Axis: Bold As Love

Feb 24 2016

Guitar World – How to Play The Jimi Hendrix Experience Axis: Bold As Love

Only one DVD will teach you how to play the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s groundbreaking 1967 album Axis: Bold as Love. With more than three hours of lessons, How to Play the Jimi Hendrix Experience’s Axis: Bold As Love DVD will show you the guitar parts to such album tracks as “Ain’t No Telling,” “Up from the Skies,” “Spanish Castle Magic,” “She’s So Fine” and “Bold as Love.” Plus, this ultimate DVD includes a behind-the-scenes look at the making of Axis: Bold As Love, complete with rare footage of Jimi Hendrix. Hendrix authority Andy Aledort walks you through every guitar...

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Steve Smith – Drum Lessons

Feb 22 2016

Steve Smith – Drum Lessons

Steve Smith was born on August 21, 1954 in Brockton, Massachusetts. He has been playing drums ever since he was a young boy, taking lessons whenever he could. Soon after he graduated from Berklee College of Music, he joined the popular band Journey. This was a very popular band that reunited in 1996 with Steve Smith. Apart from Journey, Steve has done work for Mariah Carey, Andrea Becelli, Savage Garden, and Bryan Adams. Steve Smith also is huge in the jazz scene, playing for countless numbers of famous jazz musicians. He is known as the all time American Drummer,...

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Learn To Play Gary Moore: The Solos

Feb 21 2016

Learn To Play Gary Moore: The Solos

This excellent DVD will show you how to nail five solos by this guitar legend! The accompanying CD includes guitar jam tracks for each solo section at slow, medium and full tempo so you can learn each solo at your own pace and steadily build up to full speed. Includes guitar solo tutorials and guitar jam tracks. The solos are broken down slowly note by note and although you may never play like Gary Moore, you’ll certainly play better at the end of it. Stuart Bull does an excellent job in breaking down the parts into manageable chunks, and...

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Guitar World – John Petrucci’s Wild Stringdom

Feb 19 2016

Guitar World – John Petrucci’s Wild Stringdom

Guitar World Presents John Petrucci’s Wild Stringdom DVD & CD. The DVD, which features Dream Theater’s guitarist, offers more than 60 minutes of instructional lessons. This master lead guitarist shows you: Prog-style shred runs; Melodic shapes; Scale and arpeggio patterns; Unusual fretboard paths and much more! Any one who loves playing guitar can only fall in Love with the way John Petrucci from the group Dream Theater shares his talent to others. Whether you are an advance guitar player or a beginner you can only learn from this DVD. He starts with the basics but most of the time...

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Michael “Padge” Paget – Leads & Riffs

Feb 18 2016

Michael “Padge” Paget – Leads & Riffs

In this program, Michael Padge Paget, lead guitarist of “Bullet For My Valentine”, teaches the elements of his aggressive lead style and the vibrating riffs he pounds out to inspire a new generation of guitarists. Learn minor pentatonic and full seven note scales across the neck used to create crafty leads. See how Padge constructs many of his signature leads as he takes you step-by-step through Tears Don’t Fall, Scream Aim Fire, Eye Of The Storm and others. Learn to write melodic leads, how to improvise, and ways to develop your own style. Padge explains how he applies ending,...

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